Breath of Heaven Arranged by Michael Barrett. For SATB. Published by Glory Sound. (Catalog # 35028900, UPC: 884088889517)
** Stanton’s Staff Selection - 2013 **
Uses: Advent, Christmas, Marian
Scripture: Genesis 3:15; Luke 1:26-56; Luke 2
An apex of contemporary sacred music, this popular solo now made choral, probes the emotions and sentiments felt by Mary as she ponders the events surrounding the birth of Jesus. Heart-felt and filled with gentle beauty, this sensitively arranged octavo rises and falls like a prayer. Ideal for Marian emphasis or Advent services, this soliloquy of grace will become a favorite with your singers. Available separately: SATB, StudioTrax CD (Accomp., SplitTrax, Perf.), Orchestration (Score & parts for Flute 1 & 2, Oboe, Clarinet, Horn 1 & 2, Harp, Piano, Synth, Elec. Bass, Percussion, Violin 1 & 2, Viola, Cello). Duration: ca. 4:55.